New Mexico vs Colorado State Final: 80-73 - Recap
|New Mexico vs Colorado State Final: 80-73 - Recap|
New Mexico got a 29-point performance from Cameron Bairstow, who added 14 rebounds as New Mexico ran past Colorado State 80-73 on Saturday at The Pit.
Bettors who backed New Mexico were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 12.
New Mexico got 22 points from Kendall Williams and another 10 points from Alex Kirk. Kendall Williams contributed 7 assists, while Cameron Bairstow cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
Colorado State got 25 points from Daniel Bejarano in a losing cause and another 14 points from J.J. Avila. Jon Octeus contributed 2 assists for them, while Daniel Bejarano had 8 rebounds.
New Mexico led at halftime, 39-31.
New Mexico won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 48-40.